The City of Pendleton is accepting applications for a full-time Parks Supervisor in the Parks & Recreation Department. Position is responsible to provide general supervision over all park operations, assign work for crews, and manages compliance with safety regulations and City policy. Works closely with the Park and Recreation Director to assess need and assign resources accordingly. Must have knowledge of methods and procedures of park maintenance and knowledge of the use of parks equipment and tools, and building maintenance and repair. The right candidate must be able to: communicate effectively; direct development of park and facility improvements; hire, train, evaluate, and supervise employees and volunteers. Salary range is $4,627 - $6,180/month plus excellent benefits.
Requires graduation from a two-year college or university with a degree in park management, landscaping, or a closely related field and two years of experience with demonstrated skill organizing parks maintenance activities and/or supervision; or a satisfactory equivalent combination of education and experience.
Additional Salary Information: The City has an excellent benefit package.
About City of Pendleton
The City of Pendleton is a municipal government in Eastern Oregon. With a population of approximately 16,800, Pendleton is rich in heritage and world famous for the original Pendleton Woolen Mills, along with the Pendleton Round-Up and Happy Canyon show. The Pendleton Underground Tours is rapidly becoming one of the premier tourist attractions in the Pacific Northwest and has had visitors from over 100 foreign countries. Just as the travelers on the Old Oregon Trail paused and rested here before going on to the Willamette Valley and other points, we hope you will pause, rest and relax during your stay, as you will find the Pendleton area rich in the warmth and friendliness of the old west. As we say in Pendleton, "Let 'er Buck!"